About Us

Rivers State Water Services Regulatory Service was established by the water sector development law no 7 of 2012 to provide for the efficient and sustainable supply of water and sanitation services.


      Mr. Chris Obasiolu - DG, RSWSRC

Our Vision

our immediate/future plan

1To ensure fair and balanced regulation for the benefit of all stakeholders in the water and sanitation services value chain by ensuring safe, affordable, sustainable and good quality services

Our Mission

where we are going

2To regulate water and sanitation services focusing on:
a. sustainable service delivery while balancing commercial considerations against social realities.
b. to encourage water and sanitation service providers to deliver water that is safe, clean and acceptable to all consumers.
c. to promote increased public awareness and sensitization

Our Core Values

what we stand for

3a. Accountability – to all stake holders.
b. Legitimacy – in operating within the water sector development law.
c. Transparency - work shall be executed in an objective and transparent manner in all regulatory functions.
d. Integrity & Professionalism – in discharging our responsibilities

  • "Water does not resist. Water flows. When you plunge your hand into it, all you feel is a caress. Water is not a solid wall, it will not stop you. But water always goes where it wants to go, and nothing in the end can stand against it."― Margaret Atwood

  • "Human nature is like water. It takes the shape of its container."― Wallace Stevens

  • "High and fine literature is wine, and mine is only water; but everybody likes water."― Mark Twain